Washington Post Op-Ed Demands Ban on TV Shows and Movies About Police

A bizarre op-ed at the Washington Post on Thursday commanded Hollywood to cease making movies and television shows about the police, because such entertainment is somehow empowering cops like the one accused of killing George Floyd and preventing Americans from understanding just how awful the police really are.

Ice-T, Mariska Hargitay, and Peter Scanavino in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (NBC, 1999)

Study: Coronavirus Will Delay 60 Percent of Scripted TV Shows

Hollywood depends on a steady flow of new content to keep people at home and glued to their screens. But the Chinese coronavirus pandemic has disrupted the once-reliable pipeline, jeopardizing the supply of new shows that streamers and broadcasters depend on to keep consumers hooked.

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